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The dignity of science; studies in the philosophy of science

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The dignity of science; studies in the philosophy of science


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Demonstration and self-evidence, by E.D. Simmons.--The significance of the universal ut nune, by J.A. Oesterle.--William Harvey, M.D.: modern or ancient scientist? by H. Ratner.--Medicine and philosophy in the eleventh and twelfth centuries: the problem of elements, by R.P. McKeon.--The origins of the problem of the unity of form, by D.A. Callus.--The celestial movers in medieval physics, by J.A. Weisheipl.--Gravitational motion according to Theodoric of Freiberg, by W.A. Wallace.--"Mining all within," Clarke's notes to Rohault's Traité de physique, by M.A. Hoskin.--Darwin's dilemma, by C. DeKoninck.--[phi]úsló: the meaning of nature in the Aristotelian philosophy of nature, by S. O'F. Brennan.--Order in the philosophy of nature, by M. Glutz.--Motionless motions, by R.A. Kocourek.--Time, the measure of movement, by Sister M. Jocelyn.--Evolution and entropy, by V.E. Smith


Publisher [Washington] Thomist Press
Year 1961
Pages 574
Possible copyright status No known copyright restrictions as determined by scanning institution.
Language English
Call number 00998648
Digitizing sponsor MBLWHOI Library
Book contributor MBLWHOI Library
Collection biodiversity; MBLWHOI; blc; americana

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Reviewer: OrangeBookBag - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - February 27, 2013
Subject: Great collection
Excellent collection of essays on the philosophy and history of science from a Thomist perspective. Makes one wonder why their voices aren't heard more loudly in contemporary phil of science discourse.
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